The Noongar Shakespeare Project – 11 Jul 2018


The Noongar Shakespeare Project

7 – 8.30pm Wednesday 11 July 2018

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Yirra Yaakin will continue to translate Shakespeare’s Sonnets into the Noongar language and provide an innovative new learning platform for the understanding and appreciation of Noongar language, Shakespeare’s sonnets and culture. This project includes the creative development undertaken by the company, in partnership with Bell Shakespeare, in the translation and adaptation of Macbeth into the Noongar language. In 2018 the chosen sonnets will focus on women.

Duration of performance: 15 minutes followed by a Q and A session with the cast

The performance will be followed by a talk by Sharyn Egan on the curation of Joondalup Boorungur with refreshments.

Presented by two performers
Suitable for Adults and Youth

To view the City’s full program of NAIDOC events visit joondalup.wa.gov.au or call 9400 4927.